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Summer Meals Matter Summit: Because Hunger Doesn't Take a Vacation

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PaTTAN Building

6340 Flank Drive

Harrisburg, PA 17112

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Please join the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and the Pennsylvania Department of Education for the Summer Meals Matter Summit on March 29, 2019!

This summit will bring a variety of child food insecurity stakeholders from around Central Pennsylvania to the PaTTAN building in Harrisburg for a day of networking, collaboration, and learning.

Yvonne Hollins of the Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg will be the keynote speaker. Dianne Dabulis of the Pennsylvania Department of Education will provide insight into how to run a successful Summer Food Service Program sponsorship and/or site from her perspective, and there will be panel discussions featuring sponsors, school districts, and site operators willing to share their best practices as well!

Lunch will be provided.


FAQ:

Where is the PaTTAN Building? How should I get there?

The PaTTAN Building lies between I-81 and Route 22 in Harrisburg. Directions from all corners of PA are available below. Parking at the PaTTAN building is free.

From North

Via Route 22/322 East to I-81 North. Take Exit #72A (Paxtonia). As you exit you will be on Mountain Road. Get into the left lane and go to the traffic light. Turn left onto Allentown Blvd (Route 22). Go to the next light and turn left onto North Blue Ribbon Ave. Go one block and turn right onto Flank Drive. PaTTAN is the third building on the left.

From Northeast

Take Route I-81S to Exit #72 (Linglestown/Paxtonia). At the end of the exit ramp, turn left on to Mountain Road. Get into the left lane and go to the traffic light. Turn left onto Allentown Blvd (Route 22). Go to the next light and turn left onto North Blue Ribbon Ave. Go one block and turn right onto Flank Drive. PaTTAN is the third building on the left.

From South

Via I-83 North across the Susquehanna River. Proceed to the I-83/I-81 junction. Stay in the right lane and take I-81N. Drive approx. 2 miles to the Exit #72A (Paxtonia). As you exit you will be on Mountain Road. Get into the left lane and go to the traffic light. Turn left onto Allentown Blvd (Route 22). Go to the next light and turn left onto North Blue Ribbon Ave. Go one block and turn right onto Flank Drive. PaTTAN is the third building on the left.

From East

From the Pennsylvania Turnpike, take the Harrisburg East, Exit #247. Take Route I-283 North. After approx. 2 miles, follow the sign for I-83/I-81 North (towards Allentown). Take I-83N until you reach the split for I-81. Stay in the right lane and take I-81N. Drive approx. 2 miles and take Exit #72A (Paxtonia). As you exit you will be on Mountain Road. Get into the left lane and go to the traffic light. Turn left onto Allentown Blvd (Route 22). Go to the next light and turn left onto North Blue Ribbon Ave. Go one block and turn right onto Flank Drive. PaTTAN is the third building on the left.

From West

From the Pennsylvania Turnpike, take the Carlisle, Exit #226. Take Route I-81N. Follow approx. 20 miles and take Exit #72A (Paxtonia). As you exit you will be on Mountain Road. Get into the left lane and go to the traffic light. Turn left onto Allentown Blvd (Route 22). Go to the next light and turn left onto North Blue Ribbon Ave. Go one block and turn right onto Flank Drive. PaTTAN is the third building on the left.


How can I contact the organizer with any general questions?

Call Morgan Flood at 717.547.6265 or email her mflood@centralpafoodbank.org with any questions you may have.


Should I bring a lunch?

No. Lunch will be provided. If you have any dietary concerns or questions, please reach out to Morgan Flood at mflood@centralpafoodbank.org or via phone at 717.547.6265.


Should I bring anything else?

Business cards for networking, if you have them. You may also want to bring a sweater and your preferred items with which to take notes.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. There's no need to bring your ticket. We will have your registration information and conference agenda ready for you when you arrive!


Is it okay if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, but please let us know by calling Morgan Flood at 717.547.6265 or emailing her at 717.547.6265 if you plan to send a substitute. Thanks!



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